Writer-director Hilda Hidalgo has seemingly unlocked the key to translating Gabriel Garcia Marquez's writing into film.
Well-meaning, well made and all but allergic to subtlety.
For anyone who's ever dreamed of watching "Prime Suspect" reenacted by Bratz dolls.
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The best of intentions are scuttled by a muddy constitution and an unclear sense of purpose.
So innocuous and retro-minded it could have easily found a place on ABC's "TGIF" lineup circa 1994.
Tunes featured on Fox's 'Glee' may click on the small screen, but when translated to stage the conceit becomes little more than a frantic.
Pic largely succeeds as a handsomely mounted showcase for Queen Latifah.
Unimaginative camerawork and an exceptionally narrow focus.